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Development 8 Apr 2016

Māori urban design expert joins the council

This week Auckland Council welcomed new staff member Phil Wihongi. Phil joins the council as the Mana Whenua Urban Design Principal Specialist for the Auckland Design Office. OurAuckland caught up with Phil to find out about his background and...

Environment 8 Apr 2016

Hunua 1080 caution period lifted

Hunua caution period lifted

Beaches 7 Apr 2016

Change to dog access on Waiheke protects endangered penguins

Restrictions to dog off-leash areas aim to protect the Little Blue Penguin.

Community 6 Apr 2016

Ōrākei Local Board hosts the Chatham Cup and Gallaher Shield

The Ōrākei Local Board is proud to showcase two of New Zealand’s biggest sporting trophies.

Community 31 Mar 2016

Breathing new life into Wairau Valley

A project by Auckland Council’s stormwater department to create a wetland area near Croftfield Lane in Wairau Valley is well underway.

Parks / Outdoors 29 Mar 2016

Visitors urged to stay safe at Hunua Falls

Auckland Council is reminding people that the Hunua Falls pose several risks to members of the public.

Environment 26 Mar 2016

Caring for streams and coast in Albert-Eden

The Albert-Eden Local Board area has the least public open space per capita in Auckland, and is one of the most heavily developed areas in the region.

Arts 23 Mar 2016

Theatre artist wins parks residency

Theatre artist Kate Parker has been selected as the 2016 Auckland Regional Parks Artist in Residence.

Events35 Results

04 May 2024 - 30 Jun 2024

Bronze Bike Skills

Learn how to balance on a bike and pedal independently, some basic bike handling skills and heaps...

02 Jun 2024 - 04 Aug 2024

Tāwharanui Regional Park Planting Day

Bring your family and friends to help plant trees and keep Auckland green.

12 May 2024 - 02 Jun 2024

Ambury Regional Park Planting Day

Bring your family and friends to help plant trees and keep Auckland green.

14 May 2024 - 04 Jun 2024

Witheford Reserve Regeneration - with Kaipātiki Project

Get involved and join us for a hands-on experience at the Witheford Reserve working bee!

05 Jun 2024

Ranger guided walk - Te Whangamaire to Henry's Scenic, Patumahoe

Learn about the unique flora and fauna of the forest habitat within the reserve as well as the cu...

06 Jun 2024 - 05 Sep 2024

Volunteer Welcome Day - with Kaipātiki Project

Have you ever wanted to volunteer with an environmental organisation?

08 Jun 2024

Clearwater Cove Regeneration with Kaipātiki Project

Explore and Restore this unique Coastal Reserve.

08 Jun 2024 - 09 Jun 2024

Sports Tech

Learn about the science of the human body, how it works, and what it needs to be happy and healthy.